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Carolyn Brenneman Wyeth (1909 - 1994)

Carolyn Wyeth, daughter of N.C. Wyeth and sister of Andrew Wyeth, was a well-known artist in her own right. Her hometown was Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania. She worked and taught out of N. C. Wyeth House an...

10/27/2012 9/17/2016

Mary Wolf Streep (1915 - 2001)

Mary Wolf Wilkinson Streep (July 30, 1915 – September 29, 2001) was an American fine-artist and art editor. She was also the mother of actress Meryl Streep. Life and career Born Mary Wolf ...

3/18/2010 8/13/2016

Hannah Ryggen MP (1894 - 1970)

"Hanna Josefina Maria Jönsson"

Hannah Ryggen (født Jönsson 21. mars 1894 i Malmö, død 2. februar 1970 i Trondheim) regnes blant de fremste vevkunstnerne i Norge. Hennes banebrytende innsats endret billedv...

6/22/2015 6/29/2016

Mary Gernat MP (1926 - 1998)

Mary Gernat From Jane Badger Books: Mary Gernat (1926 - 1998) was probably one of the most prolific cover artists of the 1960s. She was born in Ewell, Surrey in 1926, and trained at the Central Sch...

11/30/2015 11/30/2015

Marion Victoria Kauffer MP (1896 - 1964)

Marion Victoria Dorn From Wikiped ia Marion Victoria Dorn also known as Marion Dorn Kauffer (born in Menlo Park, California on December 25, 1896[1]—died in Tangier, Morocco on January 28, 19...

11/13/2015 11/14/2015

Katharine Lane Weems (1899 - 1989)

Katharine Lane Weems (born Katharine Ward Lane, February 22, 1899 - 1989) was an American sculptor famous for her realistic portrayals of animals. Links Find A Grave Wikipedia

1/16/2015 1/17/2015

Myra Albert Wiggins (1869 - 1956)

Myra won 95 art awards at the Oregon State Fair. Her first was at age 17. Family Myra's second cousin, Catharine Weed Barnes Ward , was also a photographer. Daughter of Frederick Arthur Wiggins a...

5/21/2013 10/27/2013

Tamara de Lempicka (c.1895 - 1980)

"Tamara Łempicka"

Tamara Łempicka , commonly known as Tamara de Lempicka (16 May 1898 – 18 March 1980) was a Polish Art Deco painter and "the first woman artist to be a glamour star". Influenced by Cubism,...

4/7/2013 7/3/2013

Laura Anning Bell (1867 - 1950)

Laura Anning BELL 1867–1950 Portrait painter, working mainly in pastel. Born in France of English parents, née Richard. Studied in Paris under Robert-Fleury and at the Slade School unde...

12/22/2011 3/26/2013

Dorothea Tanning MP (1910 - 2012)

"Dottie"

Dorothea Margaret Tanning (August 25, 1910 – January 31, 2012) was an American painter, printmaker, sculptor and writer. She also designed sets and costumes for ballet and theatre. in her own ...

11/14/2011 3/26/2013

Georgia O'Keeffe MP (1887 - 1986)

Georgia Totto O'Keeffe (November 15, 1887—March 6, 1986) was an American artist. She is associated with the American Southwest, where she found artistic inspiration, and particularly New Mexico,...

6/16/2007 3/26/2013

Edna Wallace Hopper (1872 - 1959)

Edna Wallace Hopper (January 17, 1872 - December 14, 1959), was an American actress on stage and in silent films. Early life Born Edna Wallace in San Francisco, California to Waller Wallace a...

2/22/2012 3/26/2013

Dorothea Lange (1895 - 1965)

"Dorothea Lange"

Dorothea Lange (May 26, 1895 – October 11, 1965) was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administ...

2/23/2012 3/26/2013

Edith Hamlin (1902 - 1992)

Edith Hamlin (1902-1992) was an American artist. Born in Oakland, California, as a small child she was exposed to art by her father who took her on sketching trips. Hamlin attended the California Sch...

2/23/2012 3/26/2013

Anna Ticho MP (1894 - 1980)

Anna TichoAnna Ticho (אנה טיכו) (born 1894, died 1980) was a Jewish artist who became famous for her drawings of the Jerusalem hills. In 2005, she was v...

4/23/2011 3/26/2013

Brenda Putnam (1890 - 1975)

Brenda Putnam (1890-1975) Noted American sculptor and author. Born into a well connected family, she was the daughter of Herbert Putnam and granddaughter of George Palmer Putnam. Her work can be seen...

11/17/2010 3/26/2013

Helen Frankenthaler MP (1928 - 2011)

American abstract expressionist painter. She was a major contributor to the history of postwar American painting. Helen Frankenthaler (December 12, 1928 – December 27, 2011) was an American ...

10/23/2010 3/25/2013

Anna Botsford Comstock (1854 - 1930)

Anna Botsford Comstock (September 1, 1854 – August 24, 1930), was an American artist, educator, conservationist, and a leader of the nature study movement, born in Otto, New York, to Marvin an...

12/3/2012 3/25/2013

Cecilia Beaux (1855 - 1942)

Cecilia Beaux (May 1, 1855 – September 7, 1942) was an American society portraitist, in the nature of John Singer Sargent. She was a near contemporary of better-known American artist Mary Cass...

12/24/2008 3/25/2013

Lilla Cabot Perry (1848 - 1933)

Lilla Cabot Perry (January 13, 1848—February 28, 1933) was an American artist who worked in the Impressionist style, rendering portraits and landscapes in the free form manner of her mentor, C...

8/4/2007 3/25/2013

Lydia Field Emmet MP (1866 - 1952)

Lydia Field Emmet (January 23, 1866 - August 16, 1952) was an American artist best known for her work as a portraitist. She studied with, among others, prominent artists such as William Merritt Chase...

12/24/2012 3/25/2013

Jane Emmet de Glehn (1873 - 1961)

Jane Erin Emmet de Glehn (1873 – 20 February 1961) was an American figure and portrait painter. Early life Born in New Rochelle, New York, she was the youngest daughter of ten siblings...

12/24/2012 3/25/2013

familytreemaker... ; en.wikipedia... ; Elizabeth Southerden Thompson, Lady Butler (3 November 1846 – 2 October 1933) was a British painter, one of the few female painters to achieve fame for...

1/6/2009 3/25/2013

Frances Anne Hopkins (1838 - 1919)

Frances Anne Hopkins -Beechey Frances Anne Hopkins was an English painter. She was the daughter of Frederick William Beechey. In 1858, she married a Hudson's Bay Company official, Edward Hopkins, who...

6/16/2012 3/25/2013

Elizabeth Simcoe (September 22, 1762 – January 17, 1850) was an artist and diarist in colonial Canada. She was the wife of John Graves Simcoe, the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada. ...

2/7/2013 3/25/2013

Kate Bunce (1856 - 1927)

Kate Bunce Painter, artist Born in Birmingham in 1856. Her Father was a newspaper proprietor and chairman of the City Art Gallery and Kate was a prize-winning student at the Birmingham School of Ar...

3/25/2013 3/25/2013

Louise Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun French painter, and is recognized as the most important female painter of the 18th century. Her style is generally considered Rococo and shows interest ...

3/25/2013 3/25/2013

Sophia Rosamund Praeger (1867 - 1954)

"Rosamund Praeger"

Sophia Rosamund Praeger Sophia Rosamond Praeger, Order of the British Empire|MBE, HRHA, Master of Arts (postgraduate)|MA (1867 - 1954) was an Irish artist, sculptor and writer. Born in Holywood, Co...

1/17/2012 3/25/2013

Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale - English artist A well respected illustrator and painter of her day. In 1896, she created a lunette titled Spring, which was used in the Royal Academy Dining Room. In 190...

3/23/2013 3/23/2013

Catarina Van Hemessen (c.1528 - 1587)

Catarina van Hemessen Caterina van Hemessen was born c.1528 in Antwerp, Flanders. She was a daughter of a well-known Mannerist painter, Jan Sanders van Hemessen. She learned to paint from her father ...

3/23/2013 3/23/2013

Hildegard von Bingen, saint MP (1098 - 1179)

Music: "Born at Böckelheim on the Nahe, 1098; died on the Rupertsberg near Bingen, 1179; feast 17 September. The family name is unknown of this great seeress and prophetess, called the Sibyl o...

2/23/2011 3/23/2013

Emily Carr MP (1871 - 1945)

9/17/2011 3/22/2013

Evelyn De Morgan MP (1855 - 1919)

Evelyn De Morgan (30 August 1855–2 May 1919) was an English Pre-Raphaelite painter. She was born Evelyn Pickering. Her parents were of upper middle class. Her father was Percival Pickering QC, t...

5/5/2011 3/22/2013

Christine (Kitty) Lange Kielland (1843 - 1914)

"Christine Lange Kielland", "Kristina Kitty Lange Kielland"

Kitty Kielland , Maler Kitty Lange Kielland, født 8. oktober 1843, fødested Stavanger, død 1. oktober 1914, dødssted Kristiania. Maler. Foreldre: Rentier og konsul Jens Ze...

4/11/2007 3/22/2013

Camille Claudel MP (1864 - 1943)

Camille Claudel , née à Fère-en-Tardenois (Aisne) le 8 décembre 1864 - morte à Montdevergues (Vaucluse) le 19 octobre 1943, est une sculptrice française, s�...

2/5/2012 3/22/2013

Marie Bashkirtseff (1858 - 1884)

4/11/2012 3/22/2013

Mary Stevenson Cassatt MP (1844 - 1926)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Mary Stevenson Cassatt (May 22, 1844 – June 14, 1926) was an American painter and printmaker. She lived much of her adult life in France, where she first b...

5/17/2007 3/22/2013

Marguerite Gérard (1761 - 1837)

Marguerite Gérard (28 January 1761 in Grasse – 18 May 1837 in Paris) was a French painter and etcher. She was the daughter of Marie Gilette and perfumer Claude Gérard. At 8 years-o...

3/21/2011 3/22/2013

11/16/2007 3/22/2013

Rachel Ruysch MP (1664 - 1750)

Rachel Ruysch (June 3, 1664 — Amsterdam, August 12, 1750) was a Dutch artist who specialized in still-life paintings of flowers, one of only three significant women artists in Dutch Golden Age p...

3/13/2011 3/22/2013

Mayken Verhulst (1518 - 1599)

"Mayken Bessemers"

9/19/2011 3/22/2013